The Cunning Little Vixen : From the House of the Dead : Jenůfa : Kát̕a Kabanová : Věc Makropulos : Sinfonietta : Taras Bulba

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The Cunning Little Vixen : From the House of the Dead : Jenůfa : Kát̕a Kabanová : Věc Makropulos : Sinfonietta : Taras Bulba

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Title: The Cunning Little Vixen : From the House of the Dead : Jenůfa : Kát̕a Kabanová : Věc Makropulos : Sinfonietta : Taras Bulba
Otros títulos: From the House of the Dead Acts I & II
La Pequeña Zorra Astuta : Desde la Casa de los Muertos : Jenufa : Kata Kabanova : Vec Makropulos : Sinfonietta : Taras Bulba
Desde la Casa de los Muertos Actos I & II
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Leoš Janáček; Dalibor Jedlička; Jiří Zahradniček; Ivo Žídek; Václav Zítek; Chor der Wienner Staatsoper; Wiener Philharmoniker; Sir Charles Mackerras
Código CDU: Ja.04
Forma Musical: Operas
Abstract: Leos Janácek (1854-1928) is regarded as the greatest Czech composer of the early twentieth century. In his early works, which included the opera Sárka (1888), and numerous vocal and instrumental works, Janácek followed a traditional, Romantic idiom, typical of late nineteenth century music. Having completed Sárka, however, Janácek immersed himself in the folk music of his native Moravia, gradually developing an original compositional style. Eschewing regular metrical phrasing, Janácek developed a declamatory method of setting the voice that follows the natural rhythmic patterns of the Czech language. Characteristically, Janácek allowed these patterns to inform the music itself. In addition, Janácek's harmonies, forms and orchestration are highly idiosyncratic. His music favors repetitive patterns, often set in stark contrast to longer, more lyrical, lines, or large blocks of sound. Dramatic effects are attained with minimal thematic or contrapuntal elaboration. The result is music of ...


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